A man allegedly robbed his neighbor in the front vestibule of their Metropolitan Avenue apartments on April 5.
The victim told police he walked into the vestibule of his apartment building between Bedford and Driggs avenues at 4:30 pm to find his neighbor waiting for him with a knife.
The neighbor demanded the victim property’s, so he handed over his cash and the neighbor ran off, cops reported.
Someone stole a collection of boutique bike parts out of a man’s Henry Street storage closet on March 26.
The man told police he went into the basement of his apartment building between Nassau and Norman avenues at 6 pm and found the door open, the lock broken, and all of his bike components and frames missing.
A man woke up to find a burglar rummaging through his Calyer Street apartment on April 6.
The victim told police that he woke up in his abode between Oak and Lorimer streets at 5 am to find a large man wearing all-white clothes wandering through the apartment with a flashlight.
The tenant yelled and the burglar ran out through the door to the backyard. After the burglar left, the tenant found that he was missing $100 in cash. The victim told police that he often leaves the back door unlocked.
An unknown man cashed a $15,000 check written by a non-profit organization and meant for a contractor sometime before April 3.
The company, located on Kingsland Avenue between N. Henry Street and Greenpoint Avenue, contacted police at noon after the contractor called them to say it had never received the check, even though it had been cashed months earlier. The company has not recovered the money.
— Danielle Furfaro
©2013 Community News Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not BrooklynPaper.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to BrooklynPaper.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.